Hallucinogenic mushrooms.

Abstract

Ingestion of mushrooms containing psilocybin produces hallucinogenic effects and has become a popular form of substance abuse among some adolescents and young adults. We have reviewed the medical literature on psilocybin mushrooms and describe current patterns of use, provide background material on the botony and pharmacology of these crude drugs, and… (More)

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@article{Schwartz1988HallucinogenicM, title={Hallucinogenic mushrooms.}, author={Rhonda Schwartz and D. E. Smith}, journal={Clinical pediatrics}, year={1988}, volume={27 2}, pages={70-3} }